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    Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei was an Italian scientist born on the 15th of February 1564 in Pisa, Italy. Galileo had a great passion for science, his main areas being physics, astronomy, mathematics and engineering. Galileo is often referred to as the “father of modern observational astronomy” and the “father of modern science”. Galileo’s father, Vincenzo Galilei, a famous composer and music theorist, playing the lute (generally any instrument that has strings running parallel to the body of

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    Galileo's Accomplishments

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    Galileo Galilei was a great philosopher, scientist, and mathematician who was born in Florence Italy around Pisa on February 15, 1564 to Vincenzo Galilei, a well-known musician and music theorist, and Giulia Ammannati and died on January 8, 1642 in Arcetri, Italy. Galileo was an Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician who played a major role in the scientific revolution during the Renaissance. Galileo is regarded as one of the most famous and influential scientist

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    John Calvin was born July 10th, 1509, in Noyon, Picardy. He was raised up in a staunch Roman Catholic family. Early in his life, Calvin’s father was employed by the local bishop as an administrator at the town’s cathedral. With this newly acquired job, John Calvin’s father wanted Calvin to be a priest. Due to the fact that his family had close ties with the bishop and his noble family, Calvin’s classmates in Noyon were aristocratic and culturally influential in his childhood. At the age of fourteen

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    La Rotonda One of the great architects in time was Andrea Palladio, who was made famous for his magnificent Villas built in Italy in the fifteen hundreds. To do so he drew from the Greek and Roman’s architecture, studying many of their finest works, to create his masterful villas. This process would develop into a style of architecture, which became known as Palladianism. This style has inspired buildings which have dominated the landscape for the last four hundred years. These buildings

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    Galileo Galilei was an Italian scientist who was also an astronomer, mathematician, philosopher, and an inventor. His history was very interesting to learn about as him growing up. For his famous work, he has been known as the “father of modern science” because of all of his achievements that he has accomplished. During his years, he has discovered many things like facts about the solar system and also invented items that we use today. Ultimately, Galileo Galilei was a successful individual who inspired

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    Jackson Pollock Mr. Vandebunte World Studies 27 October 2014 How did The Renaissance transform Literature? The Renaissance transformed today’s political and cultural themes along with Shakespeare’s plays by changing how they used English or their native language. The Renaissance was a re-awakening from the dark-ages. The word renaissance literally means rebirth. The Renaissance was fueled my soldiers returning from the Crusades. There was a spark of interest in artwork after. It used to be all

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    Theatre architecture in Italy was most exciting during the Italian Renaissance. So we are going to look at the architecture of three very important theatres from the Italian Renaissance and see how they not only influenced each other but also how they have influenced the architecture of theatres today. We are going to start in Vicenza, Italy with the Teatro Olimpico, make our way over to Sabbioneta, Italy to the Teatro all 'antica and then end up in Parma, Italy where the Teatro Farnese is located

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    What does the Appalachian Mountain and the Teatro Olimpico have in common? They are the oldest surviving of its kind. The Teatro Olimpico. Located in Vicenza, Italy, it is the oldest theatre surviving from the Renaissance. Designed by architect Andrea Palladio, its construction started in 1580 and took five years to create. It was designed as a miniature indoor Roman theatre that can fit up to 3,000 people. This theatre had a lot of unique features that exuded Italian Renaissance. The stage was

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    Galileo Galilei, sometimes misspelled as Galileo Galiley, was an Italian mathematician, physicist, philosopher, engineer, and astronomer. He is referred to as the “Father of Science” and the “Father of Modern Physics” for his extensive contributions to the 17th century scientific revolution. He advocated for the heliocentric and Copernican views of the universe which led to his investigation, arrest, and trial by the 1615 Roman Inquisition. ==Youth and Education== Galileo Galilei, not Galiley

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    Rebecca Thomas HIS111 Lesson 4 Writing Assignment Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei, 77, passed away on January 8, 1642 surrounded by loved ones in Italy. Galileo was buried in Santa Croce, Florence and may be visited there if one wishes to do so. Galileo was born on February 15, 1564 in Pisa to Vincenzo and Giulia Galilei. Galileo was the first of six children to the couple. Galileo learned a lot from his father who was a lutenist. He would go on to have three of his own children with Marina Gamba

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